postgraduate dean


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postgraduate dean

A senior consultant doctor in the UK who is responsible for all postgraduate medical education and training (PET) in hospital and general practice in a particular deanery. PGDs work in close association with College Regional Specialty Advisers and are accountable to the General Medical Council (GMC) as of 2010; the PGD was previously accountable to the Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board (PMETB) for PET in that deanery.
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The Betsi Board have known for over 3yrs: According to the National Clinical Forum, Medical Colleges and Postgraduate Dean, acute services cannot be delivered and sustained, nor doctors trained at three hospitals in North Wales.
Responding to the motion, Professor Derek Gallen, postgraduate dean and head of school for the Wales Deanery, said: "The Wales Deanery is involved in an ongoing process managing the recruitment to junior doctor posts.
Professor Derek Gallen, Wales' postgraduate dean for medical education, said that providing the same services in all hospitals in South Wales is hindering medical training in certain areas.
Mr Obhrai has been a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at University Hospital of North Staffordshire for 18 years and will continue to work one day a week as associate postgraduate dean and foundation school director for West Midlands Workforce Deanery.
Moira Livingston, strategic head of workforce at the North East Strategic Health Authority (SHA) and postgraduate dean of the Northern Deanery is keen to showcase the region.
Conditions imposed on Dr Fry by the panel include him having his work supervised, having extra tuition by a Postgraduate Dean and notifying the GMC if he applies to work abroad.
Prof Steve Field, regional postgraduate dean for the West Midlands, has become Professor of Medical Education at the university.
Dr David Graham, the postgraduate dean responsible for junior doctors in Merseyside, will chair the steering group charged with setting up the scheme over the next 12 months.
Due to 'serious concerns' about obstetric care at YGC, Health inspectorate Wales, College of Obstetrics, Welsh Government, Postgraduate Dean, and BMA, have been advising the Betsi Board.
Their comments echo arguments from Wales' a postgraduate dean for medical education Professor Derek Gallen, of Cardiff University,y who said Wales a was in a "downward spiral" when it came to the recruitment of new staff in hospitals and that by changing provision of certain services, medics would be more attracted to working here.
Professor Derek Gallen, postgraduate Dean for Wales, said: "We are very sympathetic to those doctors affected by the change to the immigration laws.
Prof Field, who is married with two children, is the regional postgraduate dean for NHS West Midlands Workforce Deanery.

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